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Google Docs vs Quip: What are the differences?

Google Docs: Real-time docs collaboration. It is a word processor included as part of a free, web-based software office suite offered by Google. It brings your documents to life with smart editing and styling tools to help you easily format text and paragraphs; Quip: Messaging and documents. Combined in one place, on any device. Edit and discuss in one place. Quip combines documents with messages so you can work faster, on the web or on the go.

Google Docs and Quip can be categorized as "Document Collaboration" tools.

Instacart, Product Hunt, and New Relic are some of the popular companies that use Quip, whereas Google Docs is used by Blue Toque Software, Fortative, and Sotong Kitchen. Quip has a broader approval, being mentioned in 24 company stacks & 5 developers stacks; compared to Google Docs, which is listed in 12 company stacks and 3 developer stacks.

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Pros of Google Docs
Pros of Quip
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    It's simple, but expansive
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    Free
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    Fast and simple
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    Simple, reliable and fast
  • 5
    Enterprise worthy gdocs
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    Has no competitors for team documentation
  • 1
    Great UI and easy to find docs in colourful files

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What is Google Docs?

It is a word processor included as part of a free, web-based software office suite offered by Google. It brings your documents to life with smart editing and styling tools to help you easily format text and paragraphs.

What is Quip?

Edit and discuss in one place. Quip combines documents with messages so you can work faster, on the web or on the go.

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Jobs that mention Google Docs and Quip as a desired skillset
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    Google Drive
    Keep photos, stories, designs, drawings, recordings, videos, and more. Your first 15 GB of storage are free with a Google Account. Your files in Drive can be reached from any smartphone, tablet, or computer.
    Dropbox
    Harness the power of Dropbox. Connect to an account, upload, download, search, and more.
    Evernote
    Take notes to a new level with Evernote, the productivity app that keeps your projects, ideas, and inspiration handy across all your digital devices. It helps you capture and prioritize ideas, projects, and to-do lists, so nothing falls through the cracks.
    Smartsheet
    It is an intuitive online project management tool enabling teams to increase productivity using cloud, collaboration, & mobile technologies. It provides your organization with a powerful work platform that offers exceptional speed to business value
    Dropbox Paper
    It is more than a doc, it’s a workspace that brings creation and coordination together in one place. You can write together, share comments, embed images, and more. If you have a Dropbox account, you can use Paper for free.
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